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Robert Johnson

Robert Leroy Johnson was an American blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter. His landmark recordings in 1936 and 1937 display a combination of singing, guitar skills, and songwriting talent that has influenced later generations of musicians. He is now recognized as a master of the blues, particularly the Delta blues style... Read More

Birth nameRobert Leroy Johnson
BornMay 8, 1911
Hazlehurst, Mississippi, U.S.
DiedAugust 16, 1938 (aged 27)
Greenwood, Mississippi
GenresBlues, Delta blues
Occupation(s)Musician, singer, songwriter
InstrumentsGuitar, vocals, harmonica
Years active1929–1938


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